The Artist’s Chronicle is a bi-monthly publication established in 1991 by the Editor, Lyn DiCiero, and focuses on the visual arts in Western Australia. The Artist’s Chronicle is the longest running independent visual arts publication in Western Australia’s history, and will celebrate its 30th year of publishing in 2021.

Editions each year: January/February, March/April, May/June, July/August, September/October and November/December.

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 Lyn Di Ciero is a visual arts writer, curator and filmmaker who established the Artist’s Chronicle in 1991.

She was the Australian Manager for a School of Colour in the 1990s, which included operating distance education courses across Australia. She has researched and published two major catalogues for exhibitions, and was commissioned to research and publish the history of Soroptimist International of Fremantle, launched in 2006. She has documented several art collections including the City of Belmont, City of Rockingham, Town of Mosman Park and Perth Airport.

More recently she has curated the City of Rockingham Castaways Sculpture Awards for recycled sculpture and the ongoing annual Soroptimist International of Fremantle Help the Homeless Art Auction which raises funds for critical services for the homeless and at-risk homeless in the community. She is also a former visual arts writer for The West Australian newspaper (2010-16).

Previous judging panels include the inaugural Collie Art Prize and the Black Swan Prize for portraiture.

Since 2013 she has explored filmmaking as another form of storytelling in the visual arts.